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Jaffrey: Sanctuary owner seeks zoning exception

Monday, November 30, 2015

A New Ipswich woman will approach the Zoning Board Tuesday for a special exception that would allow her to move her Newfoundland pony sanctuary to a house in Jaffrey. Emily Chetkowski runs Villi Poni Farm in New Ipswich. Chetkowski’s application proposes that she would be allowed to use a residential property in the Mountain Zone as a new location for …

Temple: Ousted group takes a stand

Monday, November 30, 2015

TEMPLE — A group of church members, some of whom were ousted by the Congregational Church of Temple last week, declared their dismissal null and …

Keene: Hospital recognizes employees for extra mile

Friday, November 27, 2015

Cheshire Medical Center/Dartmouth-Hitchcock Keene recently presented the Second Quarter FY2016 President’s Service Excellence and Leadership Awards to five outstanding staff members. The President’s Service Excellence …

Antrim: Grapevine repairs to cost $19K

Wednesday, November 25, 2015

Repairs of the Grapevine Family and Community Center roof are estimated to cost the town just under $19,000, according to the town’s accepted bid. Earlier this fall, Grapevine officials realized that there was an issue with the roof during hard rains that began leaking into the building’s attic. …

Police Logs: Bennington - Nov. 27, 2015

Wednesday, November 25, 2015

Bennington Thursday, Nov. 12 Motor vehicle complaint: At 3:45 p.m., dispatch advised police of a blue SUV coming into Bennington from Greenfield Road having lane control issues. Police checked the entire stretch of Greenfield Road and didn’t see any blue SUVs. Sunday, Nov. 15 Operating without a valid …

Police Logs: Peterborough - Nov. 27, 2015

Wednesday, November 25, 2015

Peterborough Monday, Nov. 16 Erratic driving: At 7:31 p.m., police received a report of a vehicle all over the road on Hancock Road that later pulled into Belletetes and then continued toward Hancock. Police passed the information onto Hancock police. Noise complaint: At 10:19 p.m., police received a …

Mason police log: Nov. 27, 2015

Wednesday, November 25, 2015

Mason Sunday, Nov. 15 Shots fired: At 8:06 p.m., police responded to gunshot heard on Valley Road, but could not locate anyone shooting. Monday, Nov. 16 Assist: At 5:38 p.m., police assisted another agency with the transfer of a firearm. Drug charge: At 6:03 p.m., Steven E. Martino, …

Antrim police log: Nov. 27, 2015

Wednesday, November 25, 2015

Antrim Monday, Nov. 16 Failure to appear: At 2 p.m., police arrested Lisa Tucci-Constine, 46, of Antrim, on an electronic bench warrant issued by the Rockingham County superior Court charging her with failure to appear. Tucci-Constine was held without bail per the Rockingham Superior Court, and was turned …

Police Logs: Jaffrey - Nov. 27, 2015

Wednesday, November 25, 2015

Jaffrey Wednesday, Nov. 18 Operating without a valid license: At 2:34 p.m., police issued a must appear summons Ryan A. Knight, 26, of Peterborough, on a charge of operating without a license. Knight was pulled over on School Street after police ran his license plate number. He was …

Hackert resigns in settlement

Monday, November 23, 2015

PETERBOROUGH — The library will be short-staffed until a new fiscal year begins in July while it pays eight months’ worth of salary to its former reference librarian as part of a settlement. Brian Hackert, 53, of Manchester, …

Peterborough: Giving thanks

Monday, November 23, 2015

How do you start a community supper in an area that is fortunate to have so many? That’s the question Saibhung Kaur Khalsa, and her husband, Saibhung Singh, were trying to answer when their friend, Balmeet Kaur Khalsa, …

Antrim: Two die in head-on crash

Monday, November 23, 2015

Two people are dead after a head-on accident on Route 9 in Antrim Saturday, according to state police. Liam P. Flaherty, 18, of Farmington, New York, was traveling westbound on Route 9 around 7 p.m. when the Kia …

Greenfield: Making a movie to promote a book

Tuesday, November 24, 2015

GREENFIELD — Lights. Camera. Read. A cluster of young Girl Scouts sit in a circle around Stephenson Memorial Library Assistant Michele Ricca, as she shows them the basics of operating a GoPro camera and iMovie software. It doesn’t …